Lazy Pets 2010 Photo Contest
Kai, a tabby from Tracy, California. "This little boy was abandoned at birth," writes kim221. "Here he is at five weeks, hand-raised and healthy as can be."
Chanel, a Maltese from Sarasota, Florida. "Chanel is a 3-year-old Maltese. She is my princess!!!" writes ChanelsMom.
Boomer, a domestic short hair from Reading, Pennsylvania. "Just another lazy day!" writes bma70.
Brewster Loves to Sleep
Brewster, an English Bulldog from Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. "Just enjoying one of his favorite things to do -- sleep," writes nursesheree.
Exhausted After Cheering On His Steelers
Bentley, a yellow Lab from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. "Bentley was wiped out after watching his favorite football team, the Pittsburgh Steelers," writes ashleygrams. "He fell asleep so sweetly in his Daddy's arms."
Logan, a shihpoo from Waterloo, Ontario. "He loves using his stuffies as pillows, and he can never get enough sleep," writes sunshine11213.
Luc, a Parson Russell terrier from Washington, D.C. "Luc is waiting for lunch to be announced," writes grisfaol. "He is allergic to mornings, and treats his symptoms with a generous dose of naps."
LaLa, a Chihuahua from Indianapolis. "LaLa loves to bury herself under our covers," writes bbearandlala. "She loves to sleep in our bed."
Exhausted from Playing
Mewtou and Baby Bear, Chihuahuas from Indianapolis. "Sleeping after playing, what a life!" writes bbearandlala.
Eva, Wolfy, Mewtou, Bella, and Baby Bear, Chihuahuas from Indianapolis. "Eva puts her head on top of her puppies because she is very proud of them," writes bbearandlala.
Hubert, a domestic shorthair from Calgary, Alberta. "Hubert's favorite pastime right now is napping in laps!" writes lnail. "He gets so tuckered out from playtime that after 15 minutes it's back to sleep. Nemo got a special snuggle session out of this particular nap."
Sweet Bella Lounging
Bella, a puggle from San Clemente, California. "Bella's favorite place to lounge is on the back of the couch." writes whatmyeyeshaveseen. "She is kinda naughty because being on the leather sofa is discouraged. But she is too cute to say no to sometimes."
Puppy's First Day Home
Cash, a golden retriever from Indian Head, Alabama. "We just got off the plane and Cash was pooped!" writes BlazeGal. "He is pure joy."
Phantom and Lady Gaga, longhairs from Cape Girardeau, Missouri. "Phantom and Lady Gaga had a rough day playing with my two boys, and their only hiding place to sleep is on the kitchen chairs!" writes mackhead.
Milo, a Norfolk terrier from New York City. "Spaced out after a long walk in the park!" writes llukey.
Settling Down for a Nap
Murphy, a pug from Alexandria, Virginia. "Murphy is a 6-month-old pug who has two modes: sleep and full speed," writes sewallis. "Here, he is downshifting into sleep."
Rogue, a yellow Lab from Boise, Idaho. "Who can resist a puppy?" writes Scarlette40. "New baby takes a nap in his new bed."
The Couch Vizsla
Violet, a Vizsla from Phoenix. "Violet, our Vizsla pup, being a couch potato," writes VioletsMom68.
More Than Dog Tired
Icklepuss, a tabby from Tracy, California. "There's fast asleep and then there's cat's asleep!" writes cadno.
Pokie, a mixed breed from Woodbridge, Connecticut. "Cat taking over our bed," writes veecity.
Lola Chillin' on the Front Porch
Lola, a mixed breed from Deming, New Mexico. "Lola loves to spend time lying on the front porch, watching the world go by." writes KristiM2010. "She works hard, plays hard, and rests hard, too!"
Yawn, I'm tired!
Ziggy, a Yorkie from Machesney Park, Illinois. "Ziggy was tired!" writes michla22.
Pooped Little Pooch
Contributed by pmroch1.
Audi, a Jack Russell terrier from Rocanville, Alabama. "This is Audi doing what he does best and looking as cute as always," writes russellmama.
Sophie, a Pekingese from College Station, Texas. "Sophie at her finest!" writes lisawcbs.
Bocce and Pogue, an American bulldog mix and a Rhodesian ridgeback from Huntsville, Alabama. "This picture is of our pups taking their typical midday siesta," writes KCole17. "They prefer to find the softest place in the house for this daily ritual. I have found them snuggled on a fleece blanket, our bedroom pillows, and even in piles of laundry!"
Catching Some Z's
Captain, a mallard from College Station, Texas. "Captain, my drake, loves to float in his pool and take a nap ... so peaceful," writes lisawcbs.
Tesla, an American longhair from Waldorf, Maryland. "Tesla loves to curl up and sleep away the day," writes mandylion. "For some reason, she prefers to sleep on hard surfaces, instead of soft things -- hence the rattan box she is lying on!"
Spring Time Gal
Faith, a Labrador retriever from Cameron Park, California. "The flowers were in full bloom, and she was enjoying a lazy day in the yard," writes cymbidium3.
Rodney Relaxing in a Patch of Sun
Rodney Dangerfield, a Lab mix from Denver. "Rodney knows when he's getting his picture taken," writes sybetts. "This time it's obvious, because I don't think he's ever posed this way before. He always finds the patch of sun when he relaxes inside."
Kai, a tabby from Tracy, California. "Kai was abandoned by his mom at one day old," writes kim221. "I have hand-raised him. Here he is enjoying his nap time"
Precious Sleeping Babies
Henry, Indigo, and Sky, Chihuahuas from Gaithersburg, Maryland. "These 4-week-old babies had just finished puppy playtime, and it wore them out," writes mybhow.
Lulu, a Jack Russell/Afghan hound mix from Dallas, Georgia. "Lulu loves to chill in her spot at the top of our steps, where she can see everything and yet just lie there!" writes kellytd05.
He's Such a Sleepy Boy!
Guster, a mixed breed from Stratford, New Jersey. "Gus Gus loves his naps!" writes samanthamlinn.